Nigerian Army 85RRI Screening Date and Venues 2023/2024 |

Nigerian Army 85RRI screening date and venue

Nigerian Army 85RRI Screening Date and Venues 2023/2024 | The Nigerian Army has released a new screening date for the 85th Regular Recruits Intake (83RRI) The Nigeria army recruitment is closing on Friday, 14th April 2023.

Do you apply for Nigerian Army 85RRI Recruitment? Are you aware of the screening centers and Date for Nigerian Army 85RRI Screening?

The Screening exercise of the Nigerian Army 85RRI Shortlisted Candidates was earlier scheduled to hold Nationwide from Monday, May 8th to Sunday, 21st May 2023

How Many Months is Nigerian Army Training?

After a successful screening, candidates will undergo 6 months of training at the Nigerian army training camp/depot.

How to Check Nigerian Army Shortlisted Candidates 2022

  • Step 1: Visit the army shortlist portal via
  • Step 2: Scroll down the page to locate the “List of Shortlisted Candidates” section.
  • Step 3: Click on your state of origin.
  • Step 4: Press “Ctrl + F” on your keyboard and type in your name or application number to find your name on the list if shortlisted.

Nigerian Army Screening Date.

The Nigerian Army has announced a new date for the 85RRI screening exercise from Monday, May 8th to Sunday, 21st May 2023. A list of shortlisted candidates has been released.

Check: Nigerian Army 85RRI Shortlisted Candidates 2023 PDF |

NOTE: There will be no Pre-selection Computer Based Test to be conducted on candidates.

Nigerian Army 85RRI Screening Requirements.

Shortlisted Candidates are to come for screening with the following:

Selected Candidates to report to their various states screening centers with the following items:
  1. White vests.
  2. Blue short.
  3. White canvas.
  4. White socks.
  5. Original and photocopies of their credentials.
  6. Relevant scratch cards for online verification of result (WASSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB).
  7. Writing materials (Biro and Pencil)
  8. File Jacket
  9. National Identity card/slip
  10. Passports and full size 5 x 7 photographs.
  11. BVN Printout
  12. A Face Mask and Hand Sanitizers
  13. Copy of Online Application and Guarantor Forms.

Nigerian Army 85RRI Screening Venues.

Candidates who applied for the Nigerian Army 83RRI Recruitment Exercise are to take note that there shall be no special screening centers.

All screening of potential recruits will be done at the candidate’s respective states of origin. Below are the State Recruitment Centers for the Nigerian Army 85RRI recruitment exercise


1. Abia Goodluck Jonathan barracks Ohafia
2. Adamawa Gibson Jallo Barracks Yola
3. Akwa Ibom 6 Bn Barracks Abak Akwa Ibom State
4. Anambra 302 (GS) Barracks Onitsha
5. Bauchi Shadawanka Barracks Bauchi
6. Bayelsa Camp Tukur Buratai
7. Benue NASME Barracks Makurdi
8. Borno Maimalari Barracks Maiduguri
9. Cross River Eburutu Barracks Calabar
10. Delta CENOTAPH Cabinet Road, Govt House Asaba
11. Ebonyi Abakaliki Barracks, Abakaliki
12. Edo Ekenhuan Barracks Benin
13. Ekiti Ekiti State Pavillon
14. Enugu Abakpa Barracks Enugu
15. FCT 176 Gds Bn Gwagwalada
16. Gombe Gombe Barracks Gombe
17. Imo Obinze Barracks
18. Jigawa FOB Dutse Jigawa
19. Kaduna Ribadu Cantonment Kaduna
20. Kano Bukavu Barracks Kano
21. Katsina Natsinta Kebbi Barracks Katsina
22. Kebbi Birin kebbi, Kebbi
23. Kogi Maigumeri Barracks Lokoja
24. Kwara Sobi Barracks llorin
25. Lagos Ikeja Military Cantonment Lagos
26. Nasarawa Shittu Alao Barracks Keffi
27. Niger TRADOC Minna
28. Ogun Alamala Barracks Abeokuta
29. Ondo Owena Cantonment Akure
30. Osun NA Barracks Ede
31. Oyo Odogbo Barracks Ibadan
32. Plateau Maxwell Khobe Cantonment Rukuba Jos
33. Rivers Bori Camp Porth Hacourt
34. Sokoto Giginya Barracks Sokoto
35. Taraba NA Barracks Serti- Baruwa
36. Yobe Nguru Barracks Yobe
37. Zamfara Nigerian Army Cantonment Gusau


  1. Candidates are to note that there will be no Pre-Selection Computer Based Test.
  2. No special center for recruitment.
  3. There will be no Zonal Screening Exercise.
  4. All screening of potential recruits will be conducted at the candidates’ respective state of origin.
  5. Candidates are not to bring electronic or recording devices to the venue of the State Recruitment Exercise.
  6. Candidates are also expected to adhere to COVID-19 protocols which include regular washing of hands, use of face mask, and observing physical distance.
  7. Any candidate who falsifies or forges his/her results and is discovered even during training at Depot NA would be withdrawn from training.
  8. Candidates are advised to come with their BVN printout.
  9. Candidates are advised in their own interest not to give any form of gratification or inducement to any person or group of persons to assist them in the recruitment exercise.
  10. You are advised to carefully read the instruction on the website or call the following support lines if in doubt: 070812711985 and 07041467033.
  11. Names of shortlisted candidates for screening would be published on the NA website for the awareness of all candidates.
  12. Shortlisted candidates are to report to their respective states of origin for the screening exercise from 8 to 21 May 2023.
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